Imo Poll: PDP Senator Detained For Fraud

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator Hope Uzodinma has been detained for thumb-printing ballot papers at a private residence during the gubernatorial poll re-run in Oru East local government area of Imo State.

Surprise! Reverend Iloh remarries at 85

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Reverend Moses Iloh, a fiery social critic and founder of Soul Winning Chapel in Yaba, Lagos did the unusual last Sunday when he took his wife, Pastor Edith Iloh to the altar for a second wedding after 50 years of solemn matrimony. The post Surprise!

Taraba State Supplementary Election Holds Peacefully

Taraba State has concluded the conduct of the supplementary governorship election in an atmosphere described as peaceful. The elections were held in 10 local government areas of Bali Zing, Takum, Yorro, Donga, Wukari, Ussa, Karim Lamido, Kurmi and Jalingo.

Humanitarian crisis looms in Yemen

One year ago, the International Rescue Committee warned that stability in Yemen would not be possible while “more than half of the population do not know where their next meal is coming from”. This past month’s events have borne out that monition. Violence in the country, which has affected 18

How Neymar, Messi guide 10-man Barca to crucial win

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Neymar and Lionel Messi were on target as Barcelona produced a sensational first-half performance to take a huge step towards the La Liga title with a 2-0 win at local rivals Espanyol on Saturday. The post How Neymar, Messi guide 10-man Barca to crucial win appeared first on Vanguard News.

2 soldiers confirmed dead as unserviceable ammunitions explode in Plateau earlier today

Two soldiers have been confirmed dead while one was seriously injured after some unservisable ammunition went off while being destroyed near the 3rd Armoured Division barracks at Bassa Local Government Area today April 25th.Speaking on the incident, the spokesperson for the Nigerian Army, Sani Usman said the unservicable ammunition were

Two Soldiers Accidentally Killed In Jos Explosion

Two Nigerian soldiers have been killed accidentally in an explosion at the Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, three Armoured Division, Rukuba Barracks in Jos, the Plateau State capital. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Usman, says some of the unserviceable ammunitions exploded in the process of moving them to the

Win a free trip to an unforgetable experince in Kigali

Have you dreamt of going to Rwanda? You could be in with a chance of winning the trip of a lifetimeTravelstart, Nigeria’s leading online travel agency is giving you a chance to win one of 3 free return flights to Kigali, sponsored by RwandAir. Fly with Rwanda national carrier, RwandAir,

Lagos To Provide Wi-Fi To Residents And Boost E-governance

The Lagos State government is working on making Wi-Fi accessible to every resident of the southern Nigerian State,  an official said. According to the Permanent Secretary of the State’s ICT Ministry, Mrs Nike Animashaun, the first phase of the Wi-Fi connectivity would be deployed at parks located at different parts of the

APC warns against hijacking structure in Kogi, writes President-elect

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The All Progressives Congress in Kogi state, has informed the party's national leadership and President elect General Mohammadu Buhari of plans to hijack the party structure by selfish politicians in the state. The post APC warns against hijacking structure in Kogi, writes President-elect appeared first on Vanguard News.

PDP beating APC in Taraba Re-run Election

Senator Aisha Alhassan, APC governorship candidate in Taraba State Preliminary results from polling units in Taraba state where supplementary elections were conducted today, showed the female candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Jumai Aisha Alhassan taking a serious thrashing from the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Darius Ishaku.

Nigeria recalls High Commissioners to South Africa

Following the recent Xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the Federal Government has summoned its high commissioners in South Africa back to Nigeria. In a statement issued by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the two high commissioners are Martin Cobham, acting high commissioner in Pretoria, and Uche Ajulu-Okeke pictured above, deputy

Click to Read Reactions of Bruce Jenner’s Family – Kim Kardashian, Kris Jenner & More – to His Public Revelation as Transgender!

Diane Sawyer of ABC News sat down with 65-year-old Bruce Jenner in a much anticipated interview that was aired yesterday, during which the former Olympian athlete publicly came out as a transgender. Click here if you missed it!

Kenya closes medical college over security fears

Kenyan authorities on Saturday shut down a medical college in northeast region over security concerns. Principal of Garissa Medical Training College Omar Osman said they reached the decision to close the institution offering nursing courses to over 250 students after the local administrators said the government has no security personnel